The true value of Cisco is not just in what we make, it's in what we make possible. Discover what's possible with Retail Your Way from Cisco.
Cisco can help you deliver an omnichannel shopping experience that gives your customers the flexibility to shop anywhere, anytime, and on any device. Find out how Retail Your Way from Cisco can help you:
Improve the efficiency and effectiveness of your sales associates and suppliers
Reduce operations costs
Increase business agility
Contact your sales representative to learn more about Cisco products and solutions that address your unique retail business needs.
Select Demos to watch videos of the innovative solutions demonstrated by Cisco at NRF 2013.
Go to Cisco Speakers for videos and details about the four Cisco Big Ideas Sessions that reveal new research from Cisco and introduce new compelling solutions for retailers.
Select Events and Offers to register for upcoming retail workshops, watch webcast replays, view materials from recent events, and see special offers.
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Virtual Exhibits and Demos
Cisco Retail demonstrated five innovative solutions at NRF 2013. Watch the videos below to see demonstrations of each of these solutions.
Contact your sales representative for more information about these solutions.
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Cisco BYOD Smart Solution
More and more employees, suppliers, and customers want to bring their own devices onto your wireless network. See the Cisco Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) Smart Solution demonstration to learn how you can support trouble-free access for all users, on any Wi-Fi-enabled device. Learn how you can improve employee productivity and customer service with a more secure BYOD environment from Cisco.
Cisco Connected Mobile Experiences
Learn how shoppers are behaving in your store and use that information to engage and retain them. Watch the Cisco Connected Mobile Experiences demonstration to see how Cisco and our partner Meridian can help you deliver personalized, highly targeted mobile services. Experience firsthand the benefits of location analytics, powered by Cisco ThinkSmart. See how you can optimize the customer experience to enhance store profits.
Cisco Remote Expert Smart Solution for Retail
Engage shoppers and provide personalized customer service with the Cisco Remote Expert Smart Solution for Retail. Watch this demonstration to learn how you can enhance the shopping experience and deliver immersive collaboration services using remote experts. Experience how this innovative solution can help you entice shoppers to buy and more easily up-sell additional products and services. See how you can uncover new routes to revenue and improve customer satisfaction along the shopping journey.
Store in a Box – Cisco Lean Retail Approach
Find out how new developments in mobility, cloud computing, and video can benefit your store. Visit the Store in a Box demonstration to see how Cisco can help you consolidate in-store servers to increases business agility and reduce operating costs. See a simulated in-store environment that supports in a single chassis: routing, switching, a virtualized point-of-sale application on unified computing, unified workspace for store reporting, physical security with video surveillance and in store wireless access. Learn how you can do more with less and easily create your own "Store in a Box".
"Interior Inspirer" for Inspirational Living
See how interactive digital media can entice shoppers to buy more. Learn how the Interior Inspirer proof-of-concept demonstration from our partner INDG, and Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG) can engage your customers in an immersive and interactive shopping experience. Watch how the Interior Inspirer can showcase in-store and on-line products, highlight promotions, and encourage up-sell opportunities. Learn how you can create in-store theatre that supports the customer experience and entices shoppers to buy now.
Click on the links below to register for upcoming workshops, watch webcast replays, view helpful materials, and learn more about special offers.
Get a Customized Demonstration of Cisco Innovations for Stores
Sign up for a Cisco Retail Business Demonstration over TelePresence (BDoT). It's an immersive and interactive way to experience how Cisco's solutions can transform your business to help increase sales, improve customer loyalty, optimize employee productivity, and deliver secure, efficient operations. Click here to learn more.
Complimentary Retail Visual Collaboration Workshop offer for qualifying United States customers
New 2- to 4-hour workshop that helps you discover how visual collaboration can lead to greater employee productivity, operational efficiency, and customer experiences.
Explore, identify, and prioritize video and collaboration opportunities that are aligned to your business priorities and challenges
Help business leadership uncover the value of business video and accelerate deployment and adoption
Special Offer – Retail Wireless LAN Network Assessment for qualifying United States customers
A special promotion for the Cisco wireless LAN (WLAN) Network Assessment is now available for U.S. retailers. This assessment provides an expert review of your WLAN deployment. Schedule an assessment today to:
Improve your WLAN performance, reliability, security, and capability
Plan a WLAN expansion in complex retail environments
Today's consumers are tech-savvy and sophisticated. They look for engaging shopping experiences that are immediate, immersive, and personalized – along with exceptional customer service. Watch this Webcast to learn how to:
Deliver the "wow factor" – and upsell – with in-store digital signage and new interactive technologies
Bring your local or remote experts face-to-face with customers on demand, using real-time voice and video technologies
Prevent lost sales by integrating interactive signage with e-commerce
Extend shopper reach by creating an "endless aisle" through self-service kiosks, touch screens, and enticing visual content
Get Help with PCI Compliance
The Cisco Compliance Solution for PCI DSS 2.0 was developed to help organizations simplify and maintain PCI compliance. Read Cisco's latest guidance for protecting credit card data, personal information, and customer identities. View the Simplifying PCI Compliance At-A-Glance.
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Cisco sponsored a press event and four Big Ideas Sessions at NRF 2013. Watch the videos below to hear our speakers provide a summary of their sessions. Links to the presentations are included with each summary.
"Catch and Keep" the Digital Shopper - How to Deliver Retail Their Way
Date: Monday, January 14, 2013 Speakers: Lisa Fretwell and Jon Stine, Directors, IBSG
Attendees heard the results of the Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group's third annual survey of shopper preferences and in-store digital experiences. This well-respected survey includes details on content, screens, and user interfaces per industry segment with results from the U.S., U.K., Mexico, Brazil, and China. At this session attendees heard how to get past talk of "experience," and into discussions about what moves the retail revenue needle and why.
Engage and Entice Your Customers with New Wi-Fi Solutions
Date: Tuesday, January 15, 1013 Speakers: Bob Friday, CTO, Wireless/Mobility with panelists Jon Stine, Director, IBSG, Brendan O'Brien, Director, Global Product Marketing, Connected Mobile Experiences, and Kiyo Kubo, CEO, Meridian
Building relationships with your customers is important to maintaining brand loyalty and boosting sales. Attendees learned how they can use the store's wireless network to more effectively engage and entice today's mobile, tech-savvy shoppers. They heard how the store's wireless network can help enhance the in-store shopping experience and how new Wi-Fi solutions can help retailers connect with their customers to drive revenue.
Digital Malls: The Next-Generation of Self-Service Shopping
Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 Speakers: Joanne Bethlahmy, Director, IBSG, with panelists John Jones, SVP, Executive Creative Director, Retail and Digital Environments, R/GA, John Pillar, Senior Manager, IT Digital Innovation, Marks & Spencer and Nick Lewis, Senior Manager, Systems Engineering, Sales, Cisco
Three emerging, self-service retail trends – innovative vending machines, micro-markets, and virtual stores – are developing on separate tracks today. Combined, they could create a completely new retail business model. Attendees at this session learned how interactive, low-labor, destination "Digital Malls" placed in densely populated venues such as universities, stadiums, resorts, transit, large workplaces, or residences could be the vision for the next generation of shopping malls.
Deliver Compelling Shopping and Great Customer Service with Interactive Technologies
Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 Speakers: Ron Kafka, Director, Smart Solutions, Rachael McBrearty, Senior Director, Creative Design, Innovations Practice, IBSG, and Syed Hoda, Director, Industry Solutions Group
Delivering a compelling shopping experience and exceptional customer service can help boost sales. New interactive technologies can help retailers create positive and engaging experiences for consumers who are now ready and willing to use technology while shopping. Learn the benefits of interactive touch screens, digital signage, and video collaboration. See how they can help you delight and engage consumers, cost-effectively address shopper questions by using local and remote experts, and quickly convert in-store browsers into buyers.